Sugar Plum Ballerinas #3: Perfectly Prima   Perfectionistic Jerzey Mae desperately wants to be a ballet dancer. But she’s frustrated by her own lack of talent ... more
 

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro

The story of Negro League baseball is the story of gifted athletes and determined owners; of racial discrimination and international sportsmanship; ... more

 

 
 
 
You Don't Even Know Me: Stories and Poems About Boys  In 9 stories and 13 poems, Sharon G. Flake gives readers insight into the minds of a diverse group ... more
 
 
 
Sojourner Truth's Step-Stomp Stride

She was big. She was black. She was so beautiful. Born into slavery, Belle had to endure the cruelty of several masters before she escaped to freedom. ... more
 
The Negro Speaks of Rivers   Langston Hughes has long been acknowledged as the voice, and his poem, The Negro Speaks of Rivers, the song, of the Harlem Renaissance. ... more
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
Martin's Big Words

2002 Coretta Scott King Honor Book

This definitive picture book biography is an unforgettable portrait of a man whose dream changed America -- and the world -- forever. ... more